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Behind the bench : the guide to judicial clerkships

Strauss, Debra M., author

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  • Creator Debra M. Strauss, J.D., Professor of Business Law, Fairfield University Charles F Dolan School of Business
  • Format Books
  • Publication Second edition. St. Paul, MN : West Academic Publishing, [2017]
  • Physical Details
    • xxii, 360 pages ; 23 cm
  • ISBNs 1628103825, 9781628103823
  • OCLC ocn960844817


  • Includes bibliographical references.


  • The value of a clerkship -- The keys to success in finding a clerkship -- A colletion of clerkship opportunities -- An overview of the courts -- Choosing a court that's best for you -- Choosing a judge who's best for you -- Building a successful application -- Interviews, offers, acceptances, and alternate outcomes -- What do clerks earn? -- Preparing for your judicial clerkship -- The ultimate prize : clerking for the U.S. Spreme Court -- Lessons and advice directly from the judges -- Tools for research : where to look for information o courts, judges, and the like -- Minorities, women and clerkships